I have a 1996 chevy 1500 5.7 liter vortec changed fuel pump now wont start


Asked by Aug 30, 2015 at 10:09 PM about the 1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Kelly Mayo

and you changed the filter??open the fuel line at the intake and see if it primes...


Did you change the fuel pump connector, they are a known failure on these rigs. Don't forget the fuel pump relay should also be changed at the same time as the pump.

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